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Name Colorado & Southern Railroad

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Image of 2015.016.001 - Narrative

2015.016.001 - Narrative

"A Vacation in Colorado: July 4, 1941 to August 1, 1941" as written by Harold A. Miner with William Miner. A 47 page narrative about their vacation to Colorado and Golden in 1941.

Image of 2015.007.001 - Postcard

2015.007.001 - Postcard

One color postcard with an aerial view of downtown Golden, Colorado. Some landmarks of Golden are shown: St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Bella Vista Hotel, Guggenheim Hall, Jefferson County Courthouse, Mount Zion, and Lookout Mountain. Written on the top of the postcard: 1800; Golden, Colorado; and On Colorado & Southern Ry. Postmark on the back is Golden, Colo. Sept 23, 1911 9am.

Image of A photo book with the full title: Nature's Romance / "Over the Loop" / Clear Creek Canon / and... / Adjacent Scenery." Contains black and white photos of the Clear Creek Canyon area as it existed at the end of the 19th century. Photo pages are separated by waxed pages. Images are all titled, and include  images of "Mother Grundy" rock in Clear Creek Canyon, Inspiration Point, Central City, "The Old Roadmaster" rock, Rocky Point, Idaho Springs, Empire Road, Georgetown, Green Lake, and an "Old Signal Station" at the crest of Gray's Peak.

A photo book with the full title: Nature's Romance / "Over the Loop" / Clear Creek Canon / and... / Adjacent Scenery." Contains black and white photos of the Clear Creek Canyon area as it existed at the end of the 19th century. Photo pages are separated by waxed pages. Images are all titled, and include images of "Mother Grundy" rock in Clear Creek Canyon, Inspiration Point, Central City, "The Old Roadmaster" rock, Rocky Point, Idaho Springs, Empire Road, Georgetown, Green Lake, and an "Old Signal Station" at the crest of Gray's Peak.

A photo book with the full title: Nature's Romance / "Over the Loop" / Clear Creek Canon / and... / Adjacent Scenery." Contains black and white photos of the Clear Creek Canyon area as it existed at the end of the 19th century. Photo pages are separated by waxed pages. Images are all titled, and include images of "Mother Grundy" rock in Clear Creek Canyon, Inspiration Point, Central City, "The Old Roadmaster" rock, Rocky Point, Idaho Springs, Empire Road, Georgetown, Green Lake, and an "Old Signal Station" at the crest of Gray's Peak.

Image of 2012.012.001 - Print, Photographic

2012.012.001 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Colorado & Southern Engine 71 parked on track along 8th St. in Golden, Colorado. Several different box cars and other rolling stock present track. Water tower is visible in the back. North Table Mountain is in the background.

Image of 2011.099.092 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.092 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Maas family posing on the caboose of the train on the last trip up Clear Creek Canyon for the C&S RAILROAD service to Elk Creek. Top row L to R on the caboose: Vera Jones, Louise, Jones, and Gladys Maas. Standing on the ground L to R: Fred Maas, Maurice Maas and Wayne Lundgren, the brakeman.

Image of 2011.099.351 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.351 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of a Colorado and Southern locomotive on the turntable located at about 9th Street and Vasquez in Golden, CO. Five men and two kids are standing either on or in front of the engine. Engines were turned around here to go back up Clear Creek Canyon.

Image of 2009.007.001 - Print, Photographic

2009.007.001 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Colorado & Southern engine #70 in Golden, CO. The train is parked on Eighth Street adjacent to the the water tower with North Table Mountain in the background.

Image of 2011.099.352 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.352 - Print, Photographic

A dirt two lane road with mountains in the background. Telephone poles are along side the road with a bridge across the stream to the right.

Image of 2011.099.382 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.382 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Golden Train Depot and Express Freight Office with two signs above the doorway: 5680 FT. above sea level and Golden. Guy Steele is standing in the doorway with William and Fred Maas walking in the street. Telephone pole and houses are in the background.

Image of 2011.099.346 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.346 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of a passenger train on the Colorado and Southern Railroad line. Clear Creek runs along the left side of the photograph with the train traveling along a hillside.

Image of 2011.099.507 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.507 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Clear Creek running on the left side of the photograph. On the right side of the photograph is railroad tracks for the Colorado and Southern Railroad. A large boulder is located in the middle of the photograph with a woman sitting on the top. Hills are located in the background.

Image of 2011.099.603 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.603 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Colorado and Southern railroad train traveling in an unidentifed canyon. Train cars are loaded with lumber. A small group of men are standing beside the train tracks. A road runs along the base of the hill that is located in the background.

Image of 2011.099.667 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.667 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Colorado and Southern freight train traveling west. Residences are located on the right side with unidentified buildings on the left. Electrical poles and trees line the street. Snow is covering the ground and the hill in the background.

Image of 2011.099.758 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.758 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of train tracks in the foreground. A train is located on the left side of the photograph leaving Clear Creek Canyon. Castle Rock and South Table Mountain are located in the background.

Image of 2011.099.786 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.786 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of six train engines for the Colorado and Southern Railroad traveling over a trestle outside of the Alpine Tunnel west of Buena Vista, Colorado. A snow covered hill with some trees is located in the background.

Image of 2011.099.794 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.794 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of several buildings at the Golden Smelter with a water tank located on the left side of the buildings. Colorado and Southern Railroad train and tracks are visible behind the building also located on the left side. Clear Creek is in the foreground with North Table Mountain located in the background.

Image of 2011.099.796 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.796 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Colorado and Southern Railroad traveling on a trestle or high bridge outside of Georgetown, Colorado. The engine is marked with the number "116" with five rail cars attached.

Image of 2011.099.797 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.797 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the American Railway Express depot with three railroad workers standing outside the building. A convertable car is parked outside the building. The Colorado and Southern train with engine number "7" is parked on the tracks to the left of the building.

Image of 2011.099.798 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.798 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Colorado and Southern Railroad engine number "9" on exhibit in Denver, Colorado below a raised roadway that has electric light poles. Rail cars attached to another train are visible behind the engine.

Image of 2011.099.799 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.799 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Colorado and Southern Railroad engine "69" filling at the water tank that was located at 8th Street and Washington Avenue. Three men are standing on the back of the caboose, identified left to right as Palucci, Fred B. Mass, and M. R. Ward.